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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Walker, Landon"
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (13 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (13 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes. Commissioner of Agriculture Doyle Conner read a letter from President Ronald Reagan.
Collection
1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes. Thelma Boltin (storytelling), Landon Walker, Eugenia Fitchen (story - "The Mail Order Bride and the Alligator"), gourd crafts, creek and white oak basketry, folk toys.
Collection
Suwannee River

Suwannee River

Date
1989
Description
One video recording (VHS; 40 minutes) Created by the Northeast Florida Institute for Science, Mathematics and Computers of University of North Florida, and the Florida Community College of Jacksonville, the documentary traces the natural and cultural history of the Suwannee River from its source in the Okeefenokee Swamp to the Gulf of Mexico. Funded through a grant by the Florida Dept. of Education, topics include the relationship between the river, local springs, and the aquifer, as well as human activities along its banks including the Florida Folk Festival, the Battle of Olustee, Stephen Foster, and phosphate mining. Includes footage of Fitchen, Makley, and Slavin performing at the Florida Folk Festival. Also includes much discussion of the natural features and wildlife of the river. It was narrated by Bill Massie, with music by Landon Walker. The video was produced, directed, and co-written by Dr. Ray Bowman.
Collection
Tribute to Will McLean at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Tribute to Will McLean at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05-26
Description
One video recording. (VHS; 30 minutes) Includes Michael Callen, Gamble Rogers, Doug Gauss, Robin Hendrix, Wayne Martin, Landon Walker, and Mal Hillard. Rogers served as emcee. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, a nickname for the hat he usually wore, authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fifth generation Floridian, he died in 1990 from cancer, the year after he won the Florida Folk Heritage award. In 1996, he was inducted in the Florida Artists Hall of Fame. Audio recordings of the tribute can be found on reels T91-51 and T91-52, in S 1576. Images from the tribute can be found in S 1577, v. 60, slides S92-592 through S92-634.
Collection
Florida Blues Radio Show on WJCT (Jacksonville)

Florida Blues Radio Show on WJCT (Jacksonville)

Date
1981
Description
One reel to reel. (Copied onto audio cassette C81-11; reel T81-13B) A radio show -- jointly produced by WJCT and the FFP -- tracing the origins and evolution of blues music centering on Florida musicians. Created by using earlier FFP recordings. Includes recordings of prisoners singing the blues together while laboring and performances of "Baby Please Don't Go" and "I'm a Stranger Here" by Blind Johnny Brown of St. Petersburg, Florida. Includes commentary by Florida folklorists and Florida blues musicians.
Collection
Florida Home: Humorists and Health Evangelists

Florida Home: Humorists and Health Evangelists

Date
1985
Description
One audio cassette (Duplicate located in S 1576, box 37, tape 21.) Part one of a six-part radio series produced by the Florida Folklife Program and WJCT-FM (Jacksonville) that explored traditional arts and culture in Florida. This episode dealt with medicine shows.
Collection
Florida Home: I Started With the Blues

Florida Home: I Started With the Blues

Date
1985
Description
One audio cassette. (Duplicates located in S 1576, box 37, tapes 24 & 25.) Part three of a six-part radio series produced by the Florida Folklife Program and WJCT-FM (Jacksonville) that explored traditional arts and culture in Florida. This episode dealt with minstrel shows and the blues.
Collection
Florida Home: Showtown USA

Florida Home: Showtown USA

Date
1985
Description
One audio cassette. (Duplicates located in S 1576, box 37, tapes 22 & 23.) Part two of a six-part radio series produced by the Florida Folklife Program and WJCT-FM (Jacksonville) that explored traditional arts and culture in Florida. This episode dealt with circuses and other traveling shows.
Collection
Folk Dance Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Folk Dance Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1989-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Cooley served as emcee.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 10)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 10)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Walker served as emcee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1986 Florida Folk Festival (13 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (13 of 17)Moving ImageRadio broadcasters
Public officer
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Public officers
Public officials
Folklorists
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (16 of 17)Moving ImageMusicians
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Folk singers
Singing
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Baskets
Toys
Craft
Storytellers
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Suwannee RiverSuwannee RiverMoving ImageSingers
Musicians
Documentary videos
Video recording
Florida history
Folklore and history
Rivers
Local history
Environment
Folk festivals
Occupational folklore
Springs
Wetlands
Flora
Fauna
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865
Phosphate mines and mining
Steamboats
Performing arts
Autoharp music
Singing
Alligators
Birds
Snakes
Fishes
Historical reenactments
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Tribute to Will McLean at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalTribute to Will McLean at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalMoving ImageSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Video recording
Tributes
Singing
Guitar music
Fiddle music
Folk singers
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a_s1576_t81-013Florida Blues Radio Show on WJCT (Jacksonville)SoundGuitarist
Musicians
Folklorists
Blues (Music)
Interviews
Radio programs
African Americans
Radio public speaking
Radio announcing
Singing
Guitar music
Diddly bow
String instruments
Performing arts
Music performance
Florida history
Public radio
Radio programs, Public service
Blues singers
Radio broadcasters
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a_s1576_16_c85-015Florida Home: Humorists and Health EvangelistsSoundPublic radio
Radio
Radio programs
Interviews
Entertainment
Performing arts
Medicine shows
Performers
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a_s1576_16_c85-016Florida Home: I Started With the BluesSoundPianists
Public radio
Radio
Radio programs
Interviews
Blues (Music)
Performing arts
Piano music (Blues)
Blues singers
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a_s1576_16_c85-014Florida Home: Showtown USASoundPublic radio
Radio
Radio programs
Interviews
Entertainment
Circus
Circus performers
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a_s1576_t89-046Folk Dance Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundDancers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Folk dance
Dance music
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
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a_s1576_t86-175Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 10)SoundSingers
Musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Arts, Irish
Songs, Irish
Jigs
Bands (Music)
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